Melbourne Water, Australia

Melbourne Water, Australia

Facts & Figures

Genset/engine (R 005): 7 x TBG 620 V16 K
Segment/gas type: Sewage gas/natural gas
Customer: Melbourne Water Corporation, Australia
Total output: 9.8 MWel
Commissioning: 2002

The Melbourne Water Corporation is responsible for the wastewater handling and treatment for the city of 3.7 million inhabitants. Seven gas gensets convert natural gas and sewage gas to energy, each generating 1.4 MW at a temperature of 35°C. The thermal output also amounts to 1.4 MW/engine.